Chapter 6. Adding Angular to Your App

In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • Adding Angular search to our search page
  • Handling Angular and Ajax requests
  • Paginating our Angular results
  • Testing an Angular page with Behat
  • Creating a relationship with favorites
  • Building a favorites Ajax widget in Angular
  • Validating incoming input
  • Using the CORS protection
  • Using Elixir and Gulp to set up Angular


I will show you how easy it is to get Angular into your application. I will also go over some workflow tips and tricks. When you are done with this chapter, you will have an easier time installing and plugging in Angular, as a widget into any part of your site!

Let's start by installing Angular 1.5. I will use this version over 2.x as it will ...

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